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Lightning Ridge Observations

Sunday September 25, 2016
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Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like rh Fire Rain Rain 10' Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm mm hPa
Sun 09:00 EST
W 19   18.8 16.8 18.8 88 2 1   -
Fri 09:00 EST
SW 4   14.6 11.4 14.6 81 1 0   -
Thu 09:00 EST
SW 13   16.0 13.1 16.0 83 2 0   -
Wed 09:00 EST
SSE 15   18.1 17.1 18.1 94 1 5   -
Tue 09:00 EST
NE 13   13.8 13.6 12.8 99 1 0   -
Mon 09:00 EST
SSW 11   13.0 10.7 12.0 86 1 7   -
Sun 09:00 EST
NNE 28   18.7 18.4 18.7 98 2 2   -

Station Details

LIGHTNING RIDGE VISITORS INFORMATION CEN
Upper Western, New South Wales/ACT
29.4310°S 147.9722°E 154m AMSL
Commenced 1997
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